Montreal, Quebec, Canada - Permanent
Our client is a diversified trading firm with over 3 decades of experience bringing sophisticated technology and exceptional people together to operate in markets around the world. They value autonomy and the ability to quickly pivot to capture opportunities, so we they operate using their own capital and trade at their own risk.
Globally distributed they trade across Fixed Income, ETFs, Equities, FX, Commodities and Energy across all major global markets. They have also leveraged our expertise and technology to expand into three non-traditional strategies: real estate, venture capital and crypto assets.
Operating with respect, curiosity and open minds. The people who thrive here share our belief that it’s not just what we do that matters–it's how we do it. This is a place of high expectations, integrity, innovation and a willingness to challenge consensus.
We are looking for multiple passionate Full Stack Software Developers to join them in their Montreal office.
The full-stack engineer will develop critical software that their traders, researchers and engineering teams use to implement and analyze our algorithmic trading strategies. As a member of their team, you will be surrounded by cutting-edge technology and senior technologists providing you with the best possible environment to succeed. This is a 50/50 front/back end role with a focus on React and Python.
How you will make an impact:
Building scalable and performant software using software engineering best practices
Analyzing requirements from traders and analysts for algorithmic trading
Facilitating discussions on code implementation, testing, software architecture best practices
Driving projects and leading new initiatives
Actively engaging with others on the development team to resolve challenging design and coding issues
Must Have Skills:
•A Bachelor’s or a Master’s degree in Computer Science, Software Engineering or equivalent
•Strong experience with Python and / or Node
•3 to 7 years of experience building complex software systems
•Strong understanding of software engineering principles and best practices
•Strong verbal and written communication skills
•Dedicated team player and a passionate problem solver with strong interpersonal skills
•Willingness to work on site 3 days a week downtown montreal
Nice to Have Skills:
•Interest in financial services
•Experience with any of these technologies is an asset: Flask, Redis, RabbitMQ, GraphQL, Kafka, MongoDB, ELK, Docker, WebSocket, AMQP, TCP, HTTP
•Mentorship with experienced software developers, database administrators, and technical project managers
•Continuous learning through paid postgraduate degrees, Dev Lightning talks, online learning support and 1 on 1 language tutoring with Berlitz
•40 hours of paid volunteer work at the organization of your choice
•Bi-weekly social activities, monthly wellness plan, on-site weekly massages, and games room
•Enjoy daily catered meals (breakfast and lunch) with unlimited snacks and beverages
•Competitive salary, matching RRSP, paid company phone, laptop, and work from home set-up